Groundfish meaning

groundfĭsh
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A bottom-dwelling fish, especially a commercially valuable marine species such as flounder or cod.
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A fish that feeds or lives near the bottom of a body of water, specif. one that is edible and lives in the sea, as a cod or haddock.
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(fishing) Fish that swim near the seafloor.
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(fishing) To fish for groundfish.
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